4 days in Texas Itinerary

4 days in Texas Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Houston
— 1 day
2
Austin
— 1 night
3
San Antonio
— 2 nights

1
day
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): explore the different monuments and memorials at Glenwood Cemetery and then see the interesting displays at Space Center Houston.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Houston trip builder tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Houston. August in Houston sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Austin.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Historic Sites
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Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
Glenwood Cemetery ©
Glenwood Cemetery

1
night
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): snap pictures at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol, thenstop by Waterloo Records, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Barton Springs Pool.

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You can drive from Houston to Austin in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Austin can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats ©
Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool

2
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): take in the history at Mission Concepcion, thensteep yourself in history at Mission San Jose, thensteep yourself in history at The Alamo, and finally shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns, and then get in on the family fun at Six Flags Fiesta Texas.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the San Antonio attractions planner.

Drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk

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